Artist/Educator

About

Doug Jeppesen is an Associate Professor of Art/Ceramics at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove, Illinois.


Jeppesen earned a BFA in Art and a BA in Art History from the University of Tulsa and his MFA from Northern Illinois University.


Jeppesen's work has appeared in numerous national exhibitions including Feats of Clay, Strictly Functional and the Wichita National.  He presented at the International Wood Fire Conference hosted by Northern Arizona University and the 2nd European Wood Fire Conference help at Guldagergaard International Research Center in Skaelskor, Denmark.  Most recently, he was the host of the 2016 International Wood Fire Conference held at Waubonsee Community College October 6-8, 2016.  Jeppesen also worked extensively with Laguna Clay Company to develop Wood Fired B-Mix WC-899.